KS5 Pathway and A Level Choices

Prior to your meeting with the Principal, you must complete the options form at the bottom of this page to indicate the subjects you wish to take.

You will be asked to select between 1 and 3 A Levels, please work out how many you should take using the table below:

Predicted GCSE Results Number of A Level options at UTC
Minimum of 5 A* – B grades 3
Minimum of 4 A* – B grades 2
Minimum of 5 A* – C grades 1


Below are the minimum GCSE grade requirements for each A Level:

 A-level (Technical)

GCSE Minimum Grade Required


B in Mathematics


B in Physics, or

B in Additional Science

Computer Science

B in Computer Science, or

B in Mathematics, or

B in Physics, or

B in Additional Science


B in English

Creative Writing

B In English

B in Creative writing